: Monday May 8, 2000
Train hits transporter - 4 hurt
A passenger train collided with a car transporter on a level crossing in Cornwall today (8 Apr) injuring four people.
The accident occurred at Tregoss when the 11:52 Par - Newquay train struck the transporter carrying 7 cars. The truck was pushed about 20 yards along the track. The train, operated by Wales & West Trains was not derailed
The drivers of the train and the transporter were slightly injured. Two passengers on the train also received minor injuries.
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- Web sources:
- Four Hurt As Train And Transporter Collide At Crossing
Guardian Unlimited 08 May 2000
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Crossing safety review in Wales
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